Leader Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$90,000
$52,000
Min 10%
$90,000
Median 50%
$155,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Huron Consulting Group
Highest Paying City
Portland, ME
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a leader make?
The national average salary for a Leader in the United States is $90,137 per year or $43.34 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $155,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $52,000 per year. Technology companies and Finance companies have the most job opportunities for Leaders. The top 5 states when it comes to Leader salaries are Maine, Hawaii, New Jersey, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire. The typical tenure for a Leader is 2.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Co-Leader
$66,194

Average Leader Salary By Location

Leaders in the US makes an average salary of $90,137 per year or $43.34 per hour. Portland, ME reports the highest annual salary for Leaders at 111,419. The Portland, ME average entry-level salary for Leaders is $52,000. Maine, Hawaii, New Jersey, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire are the highest paying states. Wyoming, Utah, South Dakota, Oregon, and Montana have the lowest reported salaries for Leaders.

Map of Leader Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Leaders earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Leader Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Leader makes. Most Leader jobs are in Technology companies and Technology companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Leaders are Huron Consulting Group and Microsoft. In addition, companies like Adobe and Apple report highly competitive salaries for Leaders.
Company
Average Salary
$132,478
$132k
$129,277
$129k
$128,090
$128k
$122,911
$123k
$121,743
$122k

Average Leader Pay By Industry

Wages for Leaders can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Manufacturing companies, Technology companies, and Health Care companies tend to have the highest salaries for Leaders. Manufacturing companies pay their Leaders the highest wages, averaging $105,854 per year. Technology companies and Health Care companies pay well too, at $99,368 and $89,432, respectively. The average salary for Leaders in the Non Profits industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $69,359.
Industry
Average Salary
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$105,854
$106k
Technology
Technology
$99,368
$99k
Health Care
Health Care
$89,432
$89k
Retail
Retail
$79,919
$80k
Professional
Professional
$79,756
$80k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$70,626
$71k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$69,359
$69k

Leader Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Leader Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Leader can range from $93,219 to $131,820 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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